Ahead of the CINET Global Best Practices Awards (GBPAP) 2020, to be hosted in a virtual ceremony from Amsterdam on 4-5 November, the organisers have announced that Masahi Shimenoki is to be awarded the Cinet Lifetime Award.

An international Cinet jury decided that the Lifetime Award 2020 will be granted to Shimenoki from The Japan Textile Care Institution in recognition of his outstanding career and remarkable contribution to the Japanese and global professional textile care industry.

The award will be presented on the second day of the event, 5 November.

Lifetime Awards

Shimenoki will be the third recipient of Cinet’s Lifetime Award. Professor J. Kurz of the Hohenstein Institute received the first on the occasion of the GBPAP16 award ceremony at Texcare International in in Frankfurt in 2016. The second winner was Mr. Martin Kannegiesser of Herbert Kannegiesser GmbH Germany during GBPAP18 at Expo Detergo in Milan, Italy.

Virtually from Amsterdam

Cinet is extremely pleased that it can organise this event virtually from Amsterdam in cooperation with the Interclean streaming event.

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